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meanie moose, cnn, new york. >> remember you can always follow what's going on here in the situation on twitter. i'm wolf blitzer in "the situation room." the news continues next on cnn. i'm don lemon. we will get up to speed on the day's headlines. moraleies as a teacher's strike entered its sixth day. this rally was held in the streets this afternoon a as both sides say a tentative deal has been reached. they will be voting on the terms of a rework contract. parents are hopeful students will be back in the classroom come monday morning. the taliban say they are responsible for the deaths of two united states marines. it happened in helmand province. a joint u.s. and british base where britain's prince harry is
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stationed. taliban have threatened to capture or kill harry during taliban. new graphic video today out of syria. at least 145 people were killed across the country today. that's according to an opposition group. syria's president says he's committed to resolving the crisis as long as peace efforts are conducted in neutrality sxindens. he met today with a new international envoy from the united nations. and arab league. special envoy for the u.n. refugee agency, angelina jolie is speaking out about the syrian crisis. >> i share in everyone's concerns about the winter approaching. with the violence and conflict showing no signs of easing up and the numbers growing as people are crossing the borders
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and -- it is a very large concern for all of us and i hope we can all work together to make sure that, of course, you know, to be blunt, nobody freezes to death in this very, very frightened time. >> visited a syrian refugee cam in baghdad today. pope benedict is calling for religious freedom in the middle east. crowds in lebanon cheered for the pope on the second day of his visit there. ♪ >> the pope praised lebanon as an example how christians and muslims can coexist peacefully. the marriages between the two are not uncommon. the area has seen violence. police called one person yesterday after armed men stormed a restaurant during protests in tripoli. throughout the arab world voices are raised in anger against the united states. but the protests in libya, tunisia, and in egypt today were
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smaller in size and lower in volume. a mob started to form mere the u.s. embassy in cairo but security forces broke it up. the u.s. made film considered insulting to islam lit a deadly fire among muslim protesters this week. protests are not just happening in the muslim world. sydney, australia, protesters clashed violently with police. look agent the scene, the angry scene outside of the u.s. consul eight, things turned violent when police moved in to push the -- some 300 protesters back. authorities used tear gas and police dogs to disperse demonstrators, six people were hurt. we are getting our first glimpses of the suspected creator of the anti-muslim film ignited widespread protests throughout the muslim world. los angeles deputies paraded the man out of his southern california home early this morning. authorities say the man wrapped
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in a towel, then wanted to question him about possible probation violation. he served prison time for bank fraud and is banned from using a computer. the film "innocence of muslims" was uploaded to youtube. the man is not in custody or under arrest. shed more light behind the controversial film, joined by cnn's miguel marquez. why take him in for questioning now? what's with the timing in all of this? >> this is all part of the federal government's effort to investigate his parole -- his -- terms of his parole. and probation. he's on five years supervised probation after being convicted of bank fraud in 2010. one of 26 conditions that go along with that probation and one of them is that he's not allowed to use any devices or access the internet without first informing his parole officer, having his parole officer sign off on that device or in way he's using the internet. i mean, there are certain things
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like banking and other things that one needs to do in order to survive or paying bills. that's something that his parole officer has to sign off on. it is not leer given all of the activity in undertaking in make thing film that he lived up to the terms of that parole. he was taken in yesterday, voluntarily, went in to talk to parole officers in los angeles apparently he may have been taken to another location now but he's out. he's free. and we may be seeing the next -- days to come full-on parole hearing or probation hearing so that his status can be either left as it is, updated, or changed complete. >> i seems the more you investigate the more you look into it and more you find out about this man. he certainly does have a checkered pass. >> oh, he does indeed. the bank fraud from 2010, he did it for several years. he developed several -- 17 different aliases that we can count. documents of all stripes with
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different names, birth dates and the like. represented himself as israeli american and turns out he is egyptian. he was basically -- putting these -- the bank cards, those credit card bank cards into fictitious bank accounts, withdrawing cash, using an atm card, and then abandoning the accounts that he did this in the tens of thousands of dollars. by the end of it he was ordered to pay merely $800,000 by the courts. >> i know you have been, again, digging into this. i saw a story where you spoke to one of the actress necessary the movie. anybody else, any of the other actors in the movie talking? >> they -- they are beginning to talk. there is a lot of nervousness and concern about being too public because they have concerns for themselves and their families especially. but the more they see, the reaction, what's happened in the middle east, they feel like it is -- they feel like they have to speak out because they want the world to know that they did not know what they were getting into. they were playing bit parts. it was small movie.
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these are young actors trying to get going. they wanted as much experience as possible. they thought it was cheesy movie while making it but didn't realize the implications they were getting involved in 37 actors telling us their voices were dubbed by someone else. it is not even their voice that says some of the more controversial things in that 15-minute clip. >> thank you very much. appreciate it. taliban now claiming responsibility for killinging two u.s. marines in a strike on the u.s./british military complex in afghanistan. attack focused on the british-run camp where prince harry is stationed. more from kabul. >> reporter: there's serious questions being raised amongst u.s. and nato forces. how the taliban could infiltrate the heavily fortified in helmand province in southern afghanistan. 20 fall ban members armed with small weapons, suicide ied, were able to get through the perimeter.
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killing two u.s. marines and wounding several others. the taliban says this attack is in response to the inflammatory video that's outraged much of the muslim world. taliban members say that prince heir why you was the target. prince harry is based there but was nowhere mere the assault and was never in danger. he's on a four-month rotation here in afghanistan on an apache attack helicopter. in other big news, another green on blue attack. this time an afghan police officer turning his weapon on nato soldiers killing two of them. that takes this year's death toll up to 47. it is a huge concern for the coalition who are in the process of transporting power to the afghan armed forces. chilling look inside of the u.s. consulate that was attacked in benghazi. more details on how that attack was carried out. >> currently you cannot control
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these groups, currently. >> not far from the truth. >> outrage in the middle east and northern africa all over you atube film. ask why the arab world is so easily offended. ♪ i can do anything today ♪ i can go anywhere ♪ i can go anywhere today ♪ la la la la la la la [ male announcer ] dow solutions help millions of people by helping to make gluten free bread that doesn't taste gluten free. together, the elements of science and the human element can solve anything. solutionism. the new optimism. and the human element mom: ready t♪ go to work?.
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fbi investigators were expected to arrive today at the u.s. consulate in benghazi, libya, where attackers killed a u.s. ambassador and three other americans. but they postponed the trip until the volatile region is safer. senior international correspondent arwa damon went inside the battered compound and shows us firsthand how the attack occurred. >> amid the ash, soot and debris, remnants of a life that was. and what it meant to those stationed here. scrawled on this sheet, libya is so important. traces of bloodstained the walls. what's now a blackened ruin was a pleasant compound in an upscale benghazi neighborhood. libyan officials say tuesday night's attack was planned by islamist militants. and quickly overwhelmed the libyan and american guards. the compounds' first line of
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defense, easily breached. according to one of the libyan guards stationed at the gate, armed with only a radio the assault happened simultaneously from lee different directions. and he says that he initially heard chanting growing increasingly louder and then suddenly the gunfire, rocket propelled grenades and other heavy machine gunfire began attacking the compound. he's so terrified of repercussions he's refusing to appear on camera. he says at one point the masked men came over and threatened to kill him at gunpoint for protecting the infidels. he only survived because another individual within their ranks intervened and managed to lead him away. a rocket propelled grenade took out the power. and set the main residence on fire. here the bedroom where u.s. ambassador chris stevens stayed. part of a small suite. we are told this is where the ambassad ambassador, after being separated from house guards in
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the chaos, smoke and darkness, died of smoke inhalation. what we are being told is that the ambassador's security detail brought him into this location, shutting the door. trying to ensure his safety. and then we were being told when a situation finally -- the situation finally calmed down the ambassador's body was then taken out through this window by a group of libyans. other consulate staff were evacuated to what was supposed to be a safe house but then it, too, was targeted. that's where would more americans died. libya's government vowed to bring the perpetrators to justice but the country's president touring the site admitted that would be difficult. >> we will do our best. whether we succeed or not -- we expect help from our friends. >> reporter: currently you are not capable, currently can you not control these groups,
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currently? >> you are not far from the truth. >> reporter: the question is whether the united states underestimates the threat from hostile groups here. one libyan security official told me that he met with american officials in benghazi three days before the attack took place. he says he warned them not for the first time that security in benghazi was dior eighting. he said, quote, we told the americans the situation was frightening. and it scares us. the ambassador, too, seems to have been aware of the general threat from islamist militants. but no one anticipated the terrible violence that would take his life and the life of three other americans on tuesday night. war damon, cnn, benghazi, libya. so the attack on the benghazi consulate was the deadliest incident this sudden blazing fury towards the united states. but look at this, lebanon, sudan, india, and palestinian territories, tunisia, yemen,
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and, of course, egypt, violence and destruction to embassies, american schools and even fast food restaurants, all of this anger exploding from the arab world over an amateur hour video clip posted on the internet. that the government had nothing on do. inwant to ta i want to talk to the professor, former director of middle east studies at john hopkins university. thank you, professor, for joining us. your fascinating opinion piece in "the washington post" is title why is the arab world so easily offended. let's hear it. why is the arab world so easily offended? >> you know, don, i wish i could give you a succinct answer. i think we know what we know. we know anti-americanism is like the standard diet particularly important the young people. when you talk about a world which is angry, when you talk about a world with mass unemployment, political
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dictatorships, it is not, you know, not unexpected. we have seen these things before. and anti-americanism is the default of the -- sentiment of the people in the streets so here you have this primitive film, as you rightly describe it, causes protests in 20 countries that countries you -- mention and even ironically all the way to australia. >> so americans are -- let's just say americans are offended by something that is done by the arab world. but we don't take to the streets or blow up embassies because we are offended by it. so what gives here? what -- what do you do? >> i think it is very interesting question. when you take a look -- i think what you have the here, a lot of people talk about it, it is a clash of civilizations, clash of values. in the west, we adhere to freedom of expression. we allow a filmmaker to make a vulgar film. >> if i could interrupt for a second. you said it is a clash of civilization. when we look at these protests
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and look at the deaths of four americans, we don't look at that here as civilized. this is uncivilized behavior to us. >> absolutely. when you even to -- to increase, if you will, the pain for the american people as they look at the world, when you realize that benghazi in particular that benghazi was rescued by the united states, ga daflla he ann the people of ben ghazi he was coming, forces were coming to slaughter them, house by house, street by street, alley by alley. when you realize ambassador stevens was a force in rescuing the city of benghazi from the terror of gadhafi, you can see the pain and gratitude and what exactly the vulnerable american position in that torment in the muslim world. >> it is a contradiction. when you have people that are fighting to be from under the fist of a dictator who want democracies. that's not what a democracy looks like.
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if you have something that offends you in a democracy you go -- take the proper channels. you don't -- you know, it is not an eye for an eye in a democracy. >> you know, don, it's -- will is a question that's being raised. arab spring and liberation of these countries from the group of the dictators, i understand that. this is a very important question to ask about the harvest of this autumn spring. but let's go back and imagine what the dictators did, mubaraks and gadhafis and so on. 9/11, it came to us, 11 years ago, was really about the harvest of dictatorships. we had a pact with the dictatorships and it would allow the terrorists, turn a blind eye to them so long as they hit america and hit outside the borders of the regimes. >> many people have a hard time believing that it was just this film that caused so much uproar. anyone can make a decision in this society, anywhere in the
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west, to do some silly movie or some silly spoof or something, and -- it is going to happen again in the future. what do you do to stir up such -- stop stirring up some violence? a lot of people don't believe it is just a movie. they believe the movie was an excuse. >> it is a pretext. it is an excuse, you are exactly right. the movie was -- it came as a gift, if you will, terrible gift, to these people sitting and waiting to be offended. that's the piece you were kind enough to mention. that i wrote in "the washington post." it is about the eagerness to be offended and twak to the streets and commit an act of violence and waiting for this. so -- soyou go to the street, n this stupid film, ridiculous film, vulgar film, is -- there is even no film. there is just the trailer. so the trailer of a film becomes an excuse as well. >> i appreciate talking to you. thank you.
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>> thank you. thank you very much. >> thank you. so how much money in the u.s., in u.s. aid, goes to the middle east and north africa? last year alone, nearly $10 billion in foreign assistance was given to the region bp $2 billion of that to countries in north africa. israel, afghanistan, egypt, are the largest recipients. money goes to everything from peace, security, and government issues to health and economic initiatives. the united states is the world's largest donor of foreign aid. given as -- giving as much as $50 billion every single year. a programming note for you tomorrow on "state of the union," israeli prime minister binyamin netanyahu talks about escalating tensions with iran and strength of the u.s./israeli relationship. exclusive interview with nancy pelosi. that's on reque"state of the un tomorrow. make sure you watch that.
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public breast-feeding battles have been waged for years now. for decades really. but one feeding that just happened has raised quite a few eyebrows.
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breast-feeding 101. it is not a class offered at many universities. when one proposer began breast-feeding her child during class it did more than stray from the syllabus. cnn's lisa sylvester reports. >> reporter: the single mom normally leaves her daughter lee at a washington daycare while at work. but on the first day of fall classes, her 11-month-old daughter woke up with a slight fever. >> i didn't have any emergency daycare. and i couldn't bring her to the regular daycare. and so i was faced with this really difficult choice of being there for knew students which to me is as a professional the most important thing for me to do. or -- you know, or taking care of my daughter. and the only way i could do both of those things was to bring my daughter to class. >> during her class of 40 students her daughter began getting fussy. she was hungry. so pine, who says she has nursed her daughter at other public
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places, including parks and airplanes, even several locat n locations on campus, breast-fed her daughter during class. >> very discreetly fed her. i don't believe that any part of my breast really was showing. i don't think my nipple was showing. and in any case the most important thing for me was feeding her and, you know, within a couple much minutes she fell asleep. >> reporter: one student was shocked. later tweeting, quote, sex gender and culture professor total feminist, walks in with her baby. midway through class, breast-feeding time. wtf. he spoke exclusively to cnn. >> she could have taken a sick day. stayed with the child. t.a. would have come into class, read the syllabus, gave an explanation as to why she was not there and our class would have level early and no one would have complained. no front lems at you will you will. >> reporter: pine lashed out a reporter in a scathing blog. she was writing an article about what happened.
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but pine insists her intention was never to be what she calls a breast-feeding activist. student reaction on american university's campus was mix. >> didn't think she was trying to go look what i can do. she was feeding her child. >> the first day of class, inappropriate. >> i understand it is a natural thing. part of human nature. at the same time we are not used to that. especially as college students who probably never had a child. >> reporter: pine says there is a much larger issue here that there are tough choices, particularly for working mothers. many who grantle with how to balance work demands with a sick child. >> hi bottle fed my daughter, i would not have been attacked for that. if a male professor brought his child to class, the response would be how sweet, how cute. how fatherly of him. whereas as a woman when i do that, you know, i get attack . >> i asked if the situation were the same would she do it again. she says probably not. she just didn't expect this kind of backlash. she says, though, she's learned
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people are still squeamish about public breast-feeding and hopes this begins a new conversation about the need for adequate child care options for working parents. lisa sylvester, cnn, washington. >> all right. lisa, we often hear about business owners selling their companies without any care or concern about their employees. this week, cooper made his mark by giving back to the staff that helped make his car dealership successful. cooper gave all 89 employees $1,000 for every year they worked at his dealership. one employee had been there for 46 years. another for 30 years. at a thousand dollar as year, you get the idea. cooper called in to a local radio show to talk about his big gift. >> it was fun. >> i think he is a man that really admires loyalty and i think he had so many employees that were here for 20, 30,
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40-some, almost 50 years and i think he wanted to do something to -- something nice for them. >> the final payout isn't known but howard cooper has certainly made his mark. that is a great boss. new voter i.d. law threatens to take away a woman's vote because she is autistic. capella university understands rough economic times have led to an increase in clinical depression. drug and alcohol abuse is up. and those dealing with grief don't have access to the professional help they need. when you see these issues, do you want to walk away or step up? with a degree in the field of counseling or psychology from
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of this? >> reporter: pennsylvania lawmakers pass ad new voter i.d. law in march requiring voters to show a photo i.d. before casting their ballots. this week the state supreme court heard the controversial case that's on appeal following a lower court's august 15 decision to uphold it. supporters of the law it will help curb voter fraud. a comment bay top gop legislature posted on youtube raising concerns over the law's intent. >> voter i.d., which will allow governor romney, to win the state of pennsylvania, done. >> reporter: critics of the new law say the new requirement will disenfranchise -- >> given the vast majority of people impacted about by the law are poor, educated, color, live in cities, philadelphia and pittsburgh and are likely to vote democratic. the law could have an impact on the presidential election. >> reporter: williamson, who does not have a car, made several trips to the dmv on no avail on behalf of her sister who has not had acceptable photo
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identification. >> it has taken away something from her because this is what she has been -- knew mother, she enjoys doing it and it gives her something, something in her life. a lot of things have been taken away from her. a lot. >> reporter: williamson turned to the voter i.d. coalition, group of volunteers working to educate people on the new law for help out of fear she won't get her sister a voter i.d. card in time for the presidential election. >> people like her who have the determination to get it done regardless of the cost or regardless of the number of obstacles put in front of you will inspire anybody to keep up the work. >> reporter: williamson says her sister voted in every election for as long as she can remember. and madyi isn't shybout who she is casting a ballot for. >> we are voting for president obama because he's the man. >> reporter: williamson says she will stop at nothing to see maddie vote this november.
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>> she should be able to vote. i'm going to see that she does. >> update on this story. she was able to get that photo i.d. allowing her to cast her vote in november. half past the hour now. i will get you caught up the headlines. first up, this. outrage on display today in madrid, spain. tens of thousands of protesters rallied in the capital vent anger over sharp budget cuts. they say the cuts will hurt them more than the wealthy. activists say they will protest until their voices are heard. 35,000 people attended the reverend moon's funeral in south korea today. moon was the founder of the unification church and controversial religious leader. he claimed jesus christ asked him to finish his work on earth. his followers believed moon was the messiah. he died of pneumonia
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complications last week. 92 years old. right now practice amu university playing its first home football game without a marching band. part of the punishment for the hazing death of robert champion. 12 former band members pleaded not guilty to hazing charges. champion's parents are suing the school. this week the school filed court papers saying it cannot be blamed for champion's death. champion should have refused to participate in the ritual. hundreds of students rally for injured tulane football player devon walker. his neck was broken when he cole sided with another player last week. quarterback ryan griffin is pulling for house teammate. >> he is a great guy. started off as a walk-on. earned a scholarship. testament to the kind of guy he is. he loves being out there and 100% every time. >> they plan on mailing it to
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walker. californians who buy anything on amazon will paw sales tax. shoppers in most states are supposed to pay the tax as part of their annual tax bill. few states enforce that. amazon has tried to avoid collecting it. but as stats wrestle with budget cuts, more are forcing amazon to help. teachers and community leaders spend another day marching in the streets of chicago. this even as their union and the school board say a deal has been reached. officials are meeting tomorrow. voting on the terms of the reworked contract. parents are hopeful students will be back in the classroom come monday morning. drought conditions across much of the u.s. have been compared to the famous dust bowl. with both men running for the white house planning to cut federal aid to farmers the timing couldn't be worse. ♪
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in our 2012 issues series, as farmers across the country deal with the aftermath of a major drought, it is important to moat that some swing states are farm states. so we are taking a look at what president obama and mitt romney want to cut from the federal farm bill. here is cnn's martin savidge. >> reporter: mitt romney launched his campaign on a farm. >> this really is what new hampshire is all about. a day like this on a farm like this. >> reporter: president obama spent lee days on a bus tour in iowa. >> today we are here at mcintosh family farms. >> reporter: most of the crucial swing states are farm states. yet, what have you heard from the candidates regarding issues of farm? >> very little. very little. >> reporter: glen's family has been farming in georgia for generations. >> i would like to hear the --
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they support the programs that would help us in our values. >> reporter: to understand farm politics, a little bit on farming. farming is filled with all kinds of risks. first and foremost, rely on something that's unreliable, the weather. and then you can spend a fortune growing a crop the only harvest and it find out the boughas fal out of the market. federal government helps farmers with crop insurance to help against natural disasters. it is all rolled into something called the farm bill. why does the government subsid ease farming? a long time ago it realized that outsourcing the growing of food to another country wasn't a good idea. in other words, keeping farms going and growing is in the national in. where do the candidates stand on the farm bill? based on budget proposals advanced by obama and paul ryan without it appear both want to cut it. by nearly the same amount
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between $32 billion and $33 billion over ten years. it is what they want to cut that makes it interesting. first, there is something else you need to know. years back members of congress that represented real districts, they had a problem. they couldn't get members of congress to represent urban areas interested in supporting any kind of farm legislation. what do you do? that's how food stamps became part of the farm bill. today roughly one of every seven americans use these food stamps. the program is political dynamite. democrats want to limit cuts to food stamps by instead chopping subsidies to farmers. republicans wa it may not be as dire as the campaigns make interest sound. >> depending upon which candidate wins, obviously each party is going to say that there will be dramatic differences. but from an objective look,
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standing back, there will be differences quite certainly but i don't think there are -- they are going to be that dramatic. >> reporter: regardless of who wins, cuts are coming. the only question is whether they will be felt by low-income families, mostly in cities, or rural families. down on the farm. martin savidge, cnn, georgia. cnn is taking an in-depth look at this year's drought and major toll it has taken on parts of the u.s. to read more including comparisons between now and the famous dust bowl period, 1930s, logon to cnn.com. remember levar burton of "star trek" and "reading rainbow" fame? it is tonight celebrity in the hot seat. answering questions about his career and life.
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generations of people grew wrup this man coming into their living rooms, "roots," "star tr trek." >> the reading rainbow fans are -- it is like an army. legion. ♪ butter fly in the sky ♪ i can go twice as high ♪ friends to know snow ways to grow ♪ ♪ the reading rainbow ♪ reading rainbow had hi. i'm levar burton and i'm answering your questions on cnn
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i-report. but you don't have to talk my word for it. >> you have helped a lot of kids get turned on to reading. when you were a kid who helped you? >> my mother was my first teacher. irma jean christian. whenever i get the opportunity i mention this woman's name because i am who i am because she is who she is. my mother taught me how to read. she couldn't wait to get me out of the house. she sent me to first grade early. >> jody i have one of the most important black characters in science fiction in my upbringing. >> who is your favorite science fiction character? >> ilove captain. star trek has been responsible for serious heroes of color. one of the things i love about gene's vision, always have. it has always been a part of gene's vision for the future. >> when you were in "roots and
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you were only 20 years old when you played that role, did it change your perspective in life at all? >> almost every conceivable way my life was changed by "roots." so it is in -- first half of my life, defining moment, i believe, for me. the whipping scene in "roots" when they cut him down and -- bathing house wounds and washing his face and cradling. >> there will be another day. you hear me. >> there will be another day. that line lou ad-libbed. will is going to be another day. that stands out. and -- in my mind as one of the most powerful moments certainly
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katherine -- revealing photos going to overshad itough their asian tour. they walked high in a forest canopy as a royal palace back home announced plans to take legal action against a french magazine. earlier this week, "poster" magazine published topless photos of kate sun bathing in france. the palace called it grotesque and an invasion of privacy. despite that, the irish "daily star" has decided to publish the photos. as the controversy gathers steam, will and kate will travel to the solomon islands tomorrow. the capital city is buzzing in anticipation and perhaps the visit will be a welcome diversion for the newlyweds. >> reporter: the atmosphere really is building here at the solomon islands. this ice cream store offering free ice cream to william and
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kate if they're passing by. we weren't offered the same deal, unfortunately, just two free potential will ice creams. now, the couple are going to come here, come to the capital, they're going to experience this hubbub. they're also going to go off to an i'd il i an idyllic island. >> half the island you think will will turn out. >> yes. >> we're happy to see them. it's the first time ever. >> reporter: on saturday, though, they're headed into the jungles of borneo, climbing high up into the canopy, experiencing awful the wi-- all of the wild 0life, extraordinary scenes and well out of the communication loop as well, which will be a huge relief because the world is buzzing still wi ining still ab as of catherine on holiday. the palace is taking legal action against the magazine that took the foem photos. william is upset and kate is
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amazing stunts like stepping over each other. had they fallen, it would have been a thousand-foot drop to the ground below. sheesh. streaking. the '80s fad at sporting events is back. but this runner didn't bite the dust. he had a getaway car. here's cnn's jeanne moos. >> reporter: the reviews are in. a masterpiece he will be talking about for years. watch this magic. but those aren't reviews of some blockbuster movie. those are reviews aif streaker. there's piederman going at the seminole high school homecoming back in florida, crossing the 20. but usually they don't do it so perfectly. after jumping the first fence, naked spider-man jumped a second fence and then the cherry on the cake, a getaway car pulls up, and off he goes, leaving security peering through t fence.
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no wonder the seminole streaker is feeling the love on his face book fan page. so much of this deserves an instant replay. for instance, when the announcer suggests we watch pin ellis county's finest give chase. >> let's watch pinellas county give chase. >> reporter: the security guy bit the dust, but he imagined to get up and scale the fence. imagine doing that naked. he's lucky he didn't injure his seminole, posted an admirer on youtube. back when streaking was at its peak in the '70s, it had its own anthem. ♪ yes they call him the streak >> reporter: still, how many have had getaway vehicles? but the car gave him away. the police got a partial will license plate number and arrested the student. name withheld because he's underage. >> two charges for exposure of sex will you'll organs and obstruction of justice. >>